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New Testament Revision 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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make him twofold more the child of hell than he was before like unto yourselves wo unto you blind guides which <​who say​> whosoever <​shall​> swear by the Temple it is nothing but whosoever shall swear by the gold of the Temple he hath committed sin and is a debtor you are fools and blind for which is the greatest the gold or the Temple that sanctyfieth <​the gold​> and ye say whosoever shall swear by the Alter it is nothing but whosoever sweareth by the gift that is upon <​it​> he is guilty o fools and blind for which is the greatest the gift or the Alter that san[c]tifieth the gift verily I say unto you whoso therefore shall swear by it sweareth by the Alter and by all things thereon and whoso shall swear by the Temple sweareth by it and <​by​> him who dwelleth therein and he that shall swear by heaven sweareth by the throne of God and by him who sitteth thereon wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites for you pay tiithe tithe of mint and annes and cummim and have omitted the weigtier weightier things of the law and of judgement mercy and faith these ought ye to have done and not to leave the others undone you blind guides who strain at a gnat and swallow a Camel which <​who​> make yourselves appear unto men that ye wou you would not commit the least sin and yet you yourselves transgress the whole law Wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites for you make clean the out side of the cup and of the platter but within they are full of extortion and excees you blind Pharasees cleanse first that within the cup and platter within that the outside of them may be clean also Wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites for you are like unto whited Sepulchres which indeed appear beautifull outward but are within full of the bones of the dead and of all uncleanness even so you also app outwarly outwardly appear righteous unto men but within you are full of hyprocicy hypocrecy and iniquity Wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites because you build the tombs of the prophets and garnish the sepulchres of the righteous and say if we had been in the days of our fathers we would not have have been partakers with them in the blood of the prophets wherefore you are wittnesses unto yourselves of your own wickedness and you are the children of them who killed the prophets and will fill up the measure then of your fathers for you yours [p. 55]
make him twofold more the child of hell than he was before like unto yourselves wo unto you blind guides who say whosoever shall swear by the Temple it is nothing but whosoever shall swear by the gold of the Temple he hath committed sin and is a debtor you are fools and blind for which is the greatest the gold or the Temple that sanctyfieth the gold and ye say whosoever shall swear by the Alter it is nothing but whosoever sweareth by the gift that is upon it he is guilty o fools and blind for which is the greatest the gift or the Alter that sanctifieth the gift verily I say unto you whoso therefore shall swear by it sweareth by the Alter and by all things thereon and whoso shall swear by the Temple sweareth by it and by him who dwelleth therein and he that shall swear by heaven sweareth by the throne of God and by him who sitteth thereon wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites for you pay tithe of mint and annes and cummim and have omitted the weightier things of the law and of judgement mercy and faith these ought ye to have done and not to leave the others undone you blind guides who strain at a gnat and swallow a Camel who make yourselves appear unto men that you would not commit the least sin and yet you yourselves transgress the whole law Wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites for you make clean the out side of the cup and of the platter but within they are full of extortion and excees you blind Pharasees cleanse first the cup and platter within that the outside of them may be clean also Wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites for you are like unto whited Sepulchres which indeed appear beautifull outward but are within full of the bones of the dead and of all uncleanness even so you also outwardly appear righteous unto men but within you are full of hypocrecy and iniquity Wo unto you Scribes and Pharasees hypocrites because you build the tombs of the prophets and garnish the sepulchres of the righteous and say if we had been in the days of our fathers we would not have been partakers with them in the blood of the prophets wherefore you are wittnesses unto yourselves of your own wickedness and you are the children of them who killed the prophets and will fill up the measure then of your fathers for you yours [p. 55]
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